Allyson Daugherty, PT, CLT, CFm


With more than 18 years of clinical experience in physical therapy and women's health, Allyson brings a complete, balanced and compassionate perspective to her treatment plans and leverages her extensive training and experience in evidence-based practice to provide successful outcomes for her patients.

Allyson has enjoyed a successful career passionate about physical therapy. She spent 8 years as a senior physical therapist at Pitt County Memorial Hospital (now Vidant Medical Center), providing services in both Traumatic Brain Injury Rehabilitation, and in acute care on the Oncology and Women's units. She was instrumental in developing the hospital's first Lymphedema Treatment Program. She has had her own private PT practice for almost 10 years which has deepened to include a myriad of abdominal and pelvic concerns of women, men, and children: incontinence, pelvic/vaginal pain, prenatal and postpartum musculoskeletal pain, osteoporosis, rehabilitation following breast surgery, lower back pain, lymphedema, conditions specific to the female athlete, fibromyalgia, chronic pain, sexual health and wellness, and exercise.

Throughout her career, Allyson worked as an adjunct clinical lecturer/instructor at ECU's Doctorate of Physical Therapy program, and continues to provide guest lectures in Women's Health special topics several times a year. She is an APTA certified clinical instructor for physical therapy students, and provides on-site internships to students in an accredited DPT program. Allyson is also a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, and the Section on Women's Health and Private Practice special interest groups. She is a passionate community speaker on topics including Breast Cancer, Sexual Health, Menopause, Osteoporosis, and Pelvic Health.

An honors graduate of Drexel University, Allyson received her Master’s in Physical Therapy in 1998. She went on to receive training as a Certified Lymphedema Therapist through the Academy of Lymphatic Studies in 2003, and has completed all levels of coursework on Pelvic Health through the APTA, Section on Women's Health. Allyson is a member of the International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health (ISSWSH), and is currently pursuing her Fellowship (IF)with this organization. She is a Certified Mastectomy Fitter trained through American Breast Care (2008) and certified through the American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics, and Pedorthics, Inc. (2010).

She lives in Greenville, NC with her husband and son. She is a board member of Women for Women of Pitt County, and is an active foster mom for the Humane Society of Eastern Carolina.

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